A Little Ditty

Note to everyone: I’m doing a little number-crunching over the next few days, so I thought I’d give you all a break by sharing this ditty I wrote before the computer crash. More announcements to come in the next few days, so sit tight! ——- When I met you for the first timewe were hanging out with friends at the barI…

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about me, busy-ness, procrastination

Hey, Girl.

The good news is that I got my laptop back. Yay Georgina! The bad news is that I still have some housekeeping issues to take care of here; the storms and monsoon rains have done a number on Manila (and parts of my university); there are problems to sort out with my program evaluation, and – oh, the humanity! –…

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announcements, busy-ness, tech

Oh. No.

My laptop Georgina Ace had to be rushed to the nearest Acer service center this evening. Her hard drive has been corrupted, and it may take at least two to three weeks for her to get back to fighting shape. Luckily for me, she is still under warranty, so most of her expenses are at least covered. Unfortunately, that also…

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about me, busy-ness, procrastination, this is how I write, work in progress

Today’s Dispatch: Chasing Numbers

This post is brought to you by this GIF of Erik Spoelstra’s… um… passionate style of game-calling, as captured during Game 3 of the NBA Finals. (Disclosure: Both of our families are from the same barrio in the Philippines. Which is unfortunate, since it’s things like this – and my undying dislike of LeBron – that keep me from rooting for…

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about me, beauty, busy-ness

Today’s Dispatch: The Beauty Arsenal

I don’t know about you, but I tend to have way too much fun with photo-editing software. First and foremost, let me state for the record that this photo has not been retouched, as evidenced by, um, certain imperfections that have become more pronounced now than they were in my 20s – the likes of which I plan to take…

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about me, busy-ness, oh noes, research

So, How Did Your Week Go?

Well, for one thing, I’m writing two papers at the same time, and I don’t recommend it. As soon as I finish one, I end up procrastinating on another. Big drain on the system, that. That also meant spending the entirety of Valentine’s Day all alone, with nothing but literature reviews to keep me warm at night. And, oh yeah,…

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